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Banksy, ‘Have A Nice Day (Unsigned)’, 2002, Prescription Art
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Banksy

Have A Nice Day (Unsigned), 2002

Screenprint On Paper
11 4/5 × 39 2/5 in
30 × 100 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
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Location
Brighton
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About the work
Provenance
PA
Prescription Art
Brighton

Unsigned edition of 500
Currently float-framed in white

Unsigned edition of 500
Currently float-framed in white

Medium
Print
Publisher
Pictures On Walls
Banksy
British
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Whether plastering cities with his trademark parachuting rat, painting imagined openings in the West Bank barrier in Israel, or stenciling “We’re bored of fish” above a penguins’ zoo enclosure, Banksy creates street art with an irreverent wit and an international reputation that precedes his anonymous identity. “TV has made going to the theatre seem pointless, photography has pretty much killed painting,” he says, “but graffiti has remained gloriously unspoilt by progress.” Banksy has gained his notoriety through a range of urban interventions, from modifying street signs and printing his own currency to illegally hanging his own works in institutions such as the Louvre and the Museum of Modern Art. Most often using spray paint and stencils, Banksy has crafted a signature, immediately identifiable graphic style—and a recurring cast of cops, soldiers, children, and celebrities—through which he critically examines contemporary issues of consumerism, political authority, terrorism, and the status of art and its display.

Banksy, ‘Have A Nice Day (Unsigned)’, 2002, Prescription Art
Banksy, ‘Have A Nice Day (Unsigned)’, 2002, Prescription Art
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About the work
Provenance
PA
Prescription Art
Brighton

Unsigned edition of 500
Currently float-framed in white

Unsigned edition of 500
Currently float-framed in white

Medium
Print
Publisher
Pictures On Walls
Banksy
British
Follow

Whether plastering cities with his trademark parachuting rat, painting imagined openings in the West Bank barrier in Israel, or stenciling “We’re bored of fish” above a penguins’ zoo enclosure, Banksy creates street art with an irreverent wit and an international reputation that precedes his anonymous identity. “TV has made going to the theatre seem pointless, photography has pretty much killed painting,” he says, “but graffiti has remained gloriously unspoilt by progress.” Banksy has gained his notoriety through a range of urban interventions, from modifying street signs and printing his own currency to illegally hanging his own works in institutions such as the Louvre and the Museum of Modern Art. Most often using spray paint and stencils, Banksy has crafted a signature, immediately identifiable graphic style—and a recurring cast of cops, soldiers, children, and celebrities—through which he critically examines contemporary issues of consumerism, political authority, terrorism, and the status of art and its display.

Banksy

Have A Nice Day (Unsigned), 2002

Screenprint On Paper
11 4/5 × 39 2/5 in
30 × 100 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
Sold
Location
Brighton
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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